Senior Server Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18
Novato, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18

Description

Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.

NBA 2K18 continues to redefine the genre with GamesRadar stating “My Career’s jump to an open-world setting throws a new gauntlet down to the rest of sports gaming.” Forbes raves “…with its ambitious new additions, refined gameplay, and a truckload of options, there's no question, it's still the best in the world.” 

Our studios in Novato, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Orange County, CA; Budapest, Hungary; Shanghai, China; and Seoul, South Korea, are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer focused on server-side development.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience writing server backend code
  • Fluent in C++ and understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Fluent in Python, PHP, Perl, or Ruby, with an emphasis on Python
  • Understanding of distributed and scalable systems 
  • Experience with multithreaded programming 
  • BSCS or equivalent experience
  • Experience writing code for security and virtual currency transactions a plus
  • Experience optimizing database connections and queries a plus
  • Experience with online gaming architecture a plus
  • SQL databaseexperience a plus - MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, or other
  • PS4 or XBO development experience a plus.
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